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Events

01 Jan
Cult Classics
Retro Showcase Cult Classics

Our Cult Classics calendar includes silver screen masterpieces from the 40s through to now.

Book Tickets.
10 Jan
Bondathon
Retro Showcase Bondathon

Suit up, grab yourself a martini from the bar, and join us on this epic journey through the history of one of cinema’s most enduring characters.

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04 Feb
Dude, It's a Coen Bros. Retrospective
Retro Showcase Dude, It's a Coen Bros. Retrospective

You're entering a world of pain.

CALL IT.
07 Feb
Fellini Retrospective
Retro Showcase Fellini Retrospective

We’re celebrating the larger-than-life Italian maestro filmmaker Federico Fellini with a retrospective of almost all of his incredible films.

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17 Feb
JIFF 2021
Film Festival JIFF 2021

We are the proud home of the Jewish International Film Festival in Melbourne.

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26 Feb
Nomadland - Special Preview Screening
Advance Screening Nomadland - Special Preview Screening

Enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling on arrival at our special preview screening of Chloé Zhao's award-winning Nomadland, starring Frances McDormand.

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01 Mar
Comedy at Classic: Live
Southside Comedy at Classic: Live

Join us for Monday night comedy featuring some of Melbourne's best comedians!

LMAO
08 Mar
Girls Can't Surf - Virtual Q&A Screening
Q&A Screening Girls Can't Surf - Virtual Q&A Screening

Celebrate International Women's Day by seeing Girls Can't Surf, followed by a live virtual Q&A with Australian surfing pioneers Layne Beachley, Pam Burridge, Wendy Botha and Pauline Menczer.

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11 Mar
New Music Classics: Live Experimental and New Music
Southside New Music Classics: Live Experimental and New Music

Every second Thursday at Classic Southside.

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14 Mar
French Exit - Members' Preview Screening
Members Screening French Exit - Members' Preview Screening

See French Exit, with Michelle Pfeiffer at her caustic best opposite Lucas Hedges, at our members' preview screening.

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18 Mar
Saint Maud - Exclusive Season
Special Limited Season Saint Maud - Exclusive Season

See the chilling new film from A24 and writer-director Rose Glass at our exclusive season.

Book Tickets.
26 Mar
Melbourne Design Week Film Festival
Film Festival Melbourne Design Week Film Festival

MDWFF will return in 2021.

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01 Apr
Adam Sandler Retrospective
Retro Showcase Adam Sandler Retrospective

One of the most insanely idiotic things you’ve ever heard? Okay, a simple 'wrong' would’ve done just fine.

TODAY, JUNIOR!
01 Apr
Uncut Gems - Exclusive Theatrical Premiere Season
Special Limited Season Uncut Gems - Exclusive Theatrical Premiere Season

We're thrilled to be exclusively presenting Australia's first theatrical season of Uncut Gems, the award-winning crime thriller from writer-director duo Josh and Benny Safdie. 

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02 Apr
Another Coming of Monty Python's Life of Brian
Special Limited Season Another Coming of Monty Python's Life of Brian

Just when you thought you were saved...

Bwian, eh?
03 Apr
The Lord of the Rings Marathon - 4K Remastered Edition
Special Event The Lord of the Rings Marathon - 4K Remastered Edition

“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” - Gandalf

And my axe.
07 Apr
Nicole Kidman Retrospective
Retro Showcase Nicole Kidman Retrospective

A 12-film salute to Our Nic.

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11 Apr
Hitchcock Retrospective
Showcase Hitchcock Retrospective

We're bringing nearly the entire oeuvre of the Master of Suspense himself back to the big screen.

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10 Jun
David Lynch Retrospective
Retro Showcase David Lynch Retrospective

We're showcasing all ten feature films by the master of surreal cinema, David Lynch, to commemorate his 75th birthday.

Open the Blue Box.
13 Jun
Jean-Pierre Melville: Master of Shadows and Silence
Retro Showcase Jean-Pierre Melville: Master of Shadows and Silence

Discover the essence of French cool with our essential Jean-Pierre Melville retrospective, featuring six stunning features.

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23 Jul
Almodovar!
Retro Showcase Almodovar!

A complete retrospective of the master of melodrama's films.

ATAME!
25 Jul
Seven Beauties: The Films of Lina Wertmüller
Retro Showcase Seven Beauties: The Films of Lina Wertmüller

We’re celebrating the irreverent, rule-breaking director – the first woman to be nominated for the Best Director Oscar – with seven of her best films.

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Open Caption Sessions
Open Caption Sessions

Weekly open caption sessions for anyone who needs it.

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BYO Baby at Classic
BYO Baby at Classic

Crying, kicking, screaming is welcome, and that goes for the babies as well. 

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Classic Southside
Classic Southside

Jazz, comedy and talks are back at Classic Southside.

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Art and Theatre on Screen
Showcase Art and Theatre on Screen

Presenting fine art and theatre on The Big Screen. 

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Classic Matinees
Retro Showcase Classic Matinees

They had style, they had grace. Special matinee screenings of the greatest and most glamourous pictures from Hollywood and beyond. Don't just stand there, let's get to it!

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Classic Rooftop
Rooftop Classic Rooftop

Come up and see us sometime.

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Limited Edition Classic Tote Bags for Sale
Special Promotion Limited Edition Classic Tote Bags for Sale

Our new limited edition tote is a must-have accessory for any serious cinephile.

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Limited Edition Classic T-Shirts and Masks For Sale
Special Promotion Limited Edition Classic T-Shirts and Masks For Sale

Attention Classic superfans! We have a limited supply of Classic t-shirts and masks for sale in the gift shop!

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